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Family Astronomy Night, Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at 7 PM EST – VIRTUAL EVENT

Image of Milky Way

Join Dr. Stark on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at 7 PM via Zoom! We will chronicle early observations of the Milky Way, along with early understandings, through to modern studies involving satellite images and spectroscopic observations. Along the way, we will provide answers to all the questions raised above. Finally, our monthly technology update will focus on the recently launched James Webb Telescope: its purpose, progress, and amazing history.  And, as always, we will show you how to find many fun things in the sky in January and early February.

Family Astronomy Night, Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at 7 PM EST – VIRTUAL EVENT

Image of the Sun

The End of the Sun:  How Large Stars Die The Sun has been a constant source of light, warmth, and life for all of human history.  But, will it always be this way?  What will happen as the Sun ages?  Will it get colder?  Hotter?  Larger?  Smaller?  Believe it or not, the answer to ALL of these questions is—yes!  Have you ever…